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A breath of fresh Ayr

Toronto Sun – The Village Ayr – nestled on the Nith River south of Kitchener and west of Cambridge – is an ideal ‘place to grow’ in Ontario, said Cachet Homes president and CEO Desi Auciello, whose company launched its Generations community there in April.

Dining “Art” Fresco

There’s nothing quite like sitting around a table with family and friends and having great conversations over a delicious meal. Now, take that same table, have it painted by a talented local artist, place it on one of our region’s fabulous patios, and you have the recipe for the Art Fresco Project.

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Farmers’ Markets in Waterloo Region

Farmers’ markets are abundant in Waterloo Region, and are almost as plentiful as the vegetables, fruits and other products that fill their vendor’s stands! They’re a great way to take home fresh produce, and an even better way to meet the people responsible for growing your food.

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3 Ways to Beat the Heat in Waterloo Region

We’ve all spent enough time indoors, so now it’s time to head outside and find ways to enjoy what this region has to offer – with some stops built in to help you beat the heat! 
Need some inspiration? Here are 3 ways to help you keep your cool on your next outdoor adventure!  

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Your Beautiful Winter Wedding Awaits in Waterloo Region

When the snow falls, Waterloo Region truly becomes a Winter Wedding wonderland! This region features unique venues that are perfect for both small, intimate weddings as well as larger celebrations. During the winter, couples can take advantage of the beautiful outdoor areas at this region’s venues.

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Spend a Haunted Weekend in Waterloo Region!

Attention Fright Fanatics! Explore two terrifyingly terrific haunted attractions in Waterloo Region with the Haunted Weekend package! This package includes admission to two of the region’s scariest attractions – Screampark and Fear Farm – and accommodations at Sunbridge Hotel

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Hike, Bike, Walk: #ExploreWR Trails this Fall

Waterloo Region is home to scenic rural and urban trails that beckon you to get out and explore them at any time of year. The trails you’ll find here are as varied as the region itself, and are great for hiking, cycling, walking as well as other modes of active transportation.

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Farm Gates in Waterloo Region

You can’t drive very far in Waterloo Region without coming across hand-painted signs for brown eggs and maple syrup. Farm gate sales and “honour stands” are a part of the countryside where you leave your money in a box and “on your honour.”

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